Annual Meeting & Leadership Training

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Chicago | October 30-31, 2015


Dr. David Himmelstein and Dr. Steffie Woolhandler on the latest trends in U.S. health care.
Tsung-Mei Cheng on Taiwan’s single-payer system.
Leo Gerard, president of United Steelworkers (Friday evening session).
Rob Weissman of Public Citizen on the 2016 presidential race.
Dr. Monika Dutt on the future of the Canadian Health System (Saturday dinner speaker).
Additional speaker announcements forthcoming.

Schedule and Locations

Friday, October 30, 2015

The Leadership Training will be held at Conference Chicago at University Center, 525 S. State St. in Chicago. Programming will begin at 10 a.m., with sign-in beginning at 9 a.m. The Leadership Training dinner will be held at Conference Chicago following the rally.

Rally, location TBA, approximately 4:30 p.m. Annual Meeting attendees and the public are welcome to join.

With Healthcare-NOW, One Payer States, and the Labor Campaign for Single Payer, we will hold a joint session with special guest Leo Gerard, president of United Steelworkers, at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago. Annual Meeting attendees are welcome to join.

Saturday, October 31, 2015

The Annual Meeting will be held at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers, 301 E. North Water St. in Chicago. Programming will begin at 9 a.m., with sign-in and registration beginning at 8 a.m. Dinner will be at the same site at 7 p.m.

Sleeping rooms are available at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers for $225 per night (single/double). Reservations can be made in PNHP’s block by calling 888-627-7106 or online here. Reservations must be made by Wednesday, September 30, 2015.

Student and Resident Scholarships

Students and residents interested in attending the meeting may apply for support from the Nicholas Skala Student Health Activist Fund. To apply, please fill out the application here.

Please help support PNHP’s student outreach programs by making a donation to the Skala fund today.

Related Events

The 2015 APHA Health Activist Dinner will be Sunday, November 1, from 6 to 9 p.m., at MingHin Cuisine. Space is limited. Advance registration, available here, is $50 ($35 for students).

Information on additional related events will be posted as it becomes available.